Connect2STEM 2017

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University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

550 E Van Buren Street

Phoenix, Arizona 85004

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Connect2STEM is BACK!

2017 is BIGGER, BETTER & NERDIER

The University of Arizona, in partnership with Cox Communications, presents the 3rd annual Connect2STEM —a family-friendly event celebrating Science, Technology, Engineering, Math—and Medicine. In 2016, the event drew more than 5,000 children and families! Watch video.

STEM enthusiasts can interact with 100+ tables of hands-on science activities including:

  • The Physics Bus
  • NEW: Wildcat Play Hospital
  • NEW: Da Vinci robotic surgery
  • Cow eyeball dissections
  • Hop aboard the Wildcat Water Lab
  • Touch real space equipment from OSIRIS Rex, the mission to bring back pieces of the asteroid “Bennu” to earth.

Activity Zones for Age 4-16

  • Bioscience Zone
  • Nature Zone
  • Outer Space/ Technology Zone
  • COX Gig Zone
  • Wildcat Spirit Zone

Career Zone for High School Students 14-18

  • Connect2Careers - Meet with a heart surgeon, medical students, Intel engineers and scientists. Best part, you can ask them anything.

*Thanks to our generous sponsors, The Boyer Company and Standard Parking, all attendees who register will receive $5 parking ($7 off) in the Phoenix Biomedical Campus Garage. Parking will be $12 without registration. Registration for the event is free. Parking Map (PDF)

Thank You to Our Partners:

  • City of Phoenix Public Works
  • The Boyer Company
  • Standard Parking
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Arizona Community Foundation
  • APS
  • DPR Construction • Sundt Construction, Inc.

Event Flyer (PDF).

Become a Sponsor or an Exhibitor: Both host their very own hands-on station at Connect2STEM. Sponsors receive advertising and media benefits. For requirements and deadlines contact Tess Calle.

*Questions? Contact: Aaron Sheets-Freburger at 602-827-2453.

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